Civil War drum
|Description||Hand-painted drum composed of a walnut-stained wood shell and black painter hoops with rope tuning cords. The drum was used in the Civil War by Calvin R. Fix, a Private in the 4th Minnesota Infantry Regiment who rose to the rank of Principal Musician in the 11th Minnesota. See also Drumsticks, 9971.1.B,C.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||14 inches height
15.5 inches diameter
Used by: Fix, Calvin R.
Used by: United States Army, 11th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1864-1865), Company B
Used by: United States Army, 4th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1861-1865), Company K
Used during Civil War
Used in Minnesota, United States
Used in Belle Plaine, Scott County, Minnesota, United States
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
|Dates||Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
|Holding Type||3D Objects|